What's New at FWHP

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Ignite the Fort

2018 Whats New Banners - Ignite the FortCelebrate the holiday season at Ignite the Fort on December 8th and 9th from 2:00-7:00pm daily. This family-friendly event will kindle your holiday spirit with plenty of fun seasonal activities.

New Year's Eve Family Frolic
2018 Whats New Banners - New Years Eve Family Frolic
Join us on December 31st for our New Year’s Eve Family Frolic. Enjoy a family-friendly evening filled with indoor and outdoor activities, games and live entertainment. The celebrations will culminate with a dazzling fireworks display in the Main Square.

Fort William Historic Site
2017 Whats New Banners - Historic ToursFort William Historical Park tours are available by reservation from October 1st, 2018 through May 17th, 2019.

David Thompson Astronomical Observatory
2017 Whats New Banners - Explore the StarsExplore the universe! Astronomical experiences are available by reservation in October & November.

Weddings
2017 Whats New Banners - WeddingsBook your dream wedding at Fort William Historical Park! Voted the “Best Place to Get Married,” Fort William Historical Park offers Thunder Bay’s most unique and picturesque ceremony, reception and photography locations year-round.

Meetings and Conferences
2017 Whats New Banners - MeetingsConsider holding your next meeting, conference or social gathering at Fort William Historical Park. We offer world-class facilities and catering services, and a selection of venues to accommodate large and small gatherings.

Karnival on the Kam Fireworks Show Video
2017 Karnival on the Kam Poster-Web-BannerWatch Canada's largest fireworks show, Preserving the Past While Building the Future, which took place in July 2017 at Fort William Historical Park's Karnival on the Kam.